Insights: Arms Control and Disarmament

  1. DPRK (North Korea)

    Consultations and Possible Response to DPRK (North Korea) Launching Missiles

    This afternoon during informal consultations, Security Council members are scheduled to discuss a possible response to the 26 March launch by the Democratic People’s Republic...

    posted on THU 27 MAR 2014
  2. Insights

    Council to Adopt First Resolution on Small Arms

    Tomorrow afternoon (26 September), the Security Council will hold a high-level meeting on small arms to be chaired by Foreign Minister Julie Bishop of Australia....

    posted on WED 25 SEP 2013
  3. Insights

    DPRK (North Korea): Adoption of New Sanctions Resolution

    Tomorrow morning, 7 March, the Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution that will tighten some of the existing sanctions provisions against the Democratic People’s...

    posted on WED 6 MAR 2013
  4. Insights

    Iran Non-Proliferation Briefing

    Tomorrow morning (20 September), Ambassador Néstor Osorio of Colombia—chair of the sanctions committee that deals with Iran (the “1737 Committee”)—is scheduled to present the regular...

    posted on WED 19 SEP 2012
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    Nuclear Non-Proliferation Briefing

    Tomorrow (19 April), the Council is scheduled to hold a meeting on nuclear non-proliferation, disarmament and security with a briefing by the Secretary-General. This briefing...

    posted on WED 18 APR 2012
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    Council Meeting on DPRK Rocket Launch

    Council members are scheduled to meet this morning (13 April) in consultations to discuss the launch of a rocket by the People's Democratic Republic of...

    posted on FRI 13 APR 2012
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    Briefing by the IAEA

    Tomorrow (14 July) the Council will be briefed by an official from the IAEA on the Syrian nuclear issue. On 9 June in Vienna the...

    posted on WED 13 JUL 2011
  8. Insights

    Renewal of Iran and DPRK Sanctions Panel of Experts

    The mandates for the Iran and DRPK sanctions committees experts expire on 9 and 12 June respectively. Council members at expert level have been negotiating...

    posted on THU 9 JUN 2011
  9. Insights

    Insights on the Counter-Terrorism Subsidiary Bodies

    It seems the 1267 Committee (the Committee on sanctions against the Taliban and Al-Qaida) has deferred a decision on the first delisting request processed by...

    posted on FRI 13 MAY 2011
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    Insights on Iran and DPRK (North Korea) Sanctions

    It seems the panel of experts that assists the Iran sanctions committee circulated its final report to Council members on Saturday 7 May. The report...

    posted on TUE 10 MAY 2011